Major shifts in the treatment and prognosis of prostate cancer due to changes in pathological diagnosis and grading Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Diagnostic Errors
  • Prostate
  • Prostatic Neoplasms

abstract

  • Misdiagnosis and reassignment of Gleason score at diagnosis would have guided clinicians into large-scale changes in the management of patients. Current rates of misdiagnosis are unknown. If applicable nationally, these changes would have profound effects on the workload of prostate cancer management in the UK.

publication date

  • December 2007

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1111/j.1464-410X.2007.07199.x

PubMed ID

  • 17979924

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1240

end page

  • 4

volume

  • 100

number

  • 6